Cats are a favorite pet choice among many American households, with the felines coming in various breeds. Whether raising a kitten or caring for an aging cat, there is much to learn about these furry creatures, from food, health, and toys to behavior and characteristics. Newsweek has it covered for all the latest expert advice, information, and news on cats.
Cat demanding owner walks him every day like he's a dog delights internet
"I love this! Does he wear little shoes to protect his toe beans from the hot cement?" asked one TikTok user.
Tears as cat dumped outside Starbucks with heartbreaking message
"I realized that the kitten didn't have an owner to find," the feline's new owner told Newsweek while recalling how she was found in a Starbucks.
Heartwarming video shows golden retriever pup "babysitting" a rescue kitten
While Payton Wink searched for a home for the cat, she couldn't believe how Harlow went from a "rambunctious puppy, to being totally gentle" with the kitten.
Owner lets rescue cat try ice cream, isn't prepared for his reaction
Veterinarian Dr. Matthew McCarthy told Newsweek that "an occasional lick of ice cream isn't bad for a cat," but owners shouldn't offer it too regularly.
Chemistry professor melts hearts over his surprise "cameos" while teaching
"Is he single?" asked one TikTok user, while another said they'd "never wanted to take chemistry so bad."
Cat's way of demanding owner tumble dry his bed has internet in stitches
"He's so smart, I love him," one TikTok user wrote under the post.
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Cat's impressive boxing technique gives "southpaw" whole new meaning
Meowy's owner found an inspired way to channel his cat's love of food into sport.
Stray cat's transformation stuns internet after finding forever home
"I felt like he had been abused and abandoned. I wanted to offer him a safe place to call home," his rescuer told Newsweek.
Owner's trick for getting "massive" cat to exercise delights internet
"She loves watching the birds and biting the grass, so her walks often have a lot of detours," the cat's owner told Newsweek.
Cat refusing to "snuggle" other feline until routine is followed goes viral
"Cats love routine, even if it's pointless," one TikTok user commented.
Owner shares how they teach indoor cat outside is dangerous: "sorry"
"There is only a rain of terror beyond these walls," joked one social media user.
Horror as cat arrives at vet covered with "fatal" substance
The cat was covered in a substance that can cause kidney failure in felines.
Owner goes viral after forgetting to tell cat they have a new glass door
"That's okay, I think she figured it out," one user said after a video became a 'hit' on TikTok.
Man shows off "rockstar cat daddy" skills but the Internet isn't convinced
"I've never seen a cat stand for so long," one TikTok user commented under the post.
Woman documents adopting scared street cat in adorable clip: "Welcome home"
"Thank you for taking him in and letting him join your family you're awesome," one commenter said about the family's actions.
Shelter cat finally finding forever home on the third attempt melts hearts
TikTok commenters noted how the cat nervously peeked out from the cardboard box and looked at her new home.
Rescue cat who made it into film festivals wins pet of the week
This week's Pet of the Week is ginger cat Bobcat, who has been the star of films entered into the New York Cat Film Festival.
Laughter as Chicago cat rides the subway before getting off at its stop
The video creator said the cat was picked up by an animal shelter with hopes of finding its home.
Laughter as cat repeatedly attacks golden retriever brother without warning
"This cracks me up! That ole' cat torturing poor lil Donut," one user wrote under the post. "Cat is having fun scaring you," added another.
"Talking" cat relives frightening coyote attack on feline siblings
"See, I told my mom cats can have intelligent conversations!!!" joked one impressed TikTok user.
Dramatic cat costs owner $1,000 in vet bills: "So extra"
"Blud got a little nervous," posted one user under the video with 1.5 million views, while another wrote: "Ur cat is so legendary for this."
Hearts melt as cats have one kitten and now they're the "perfect family"
"Imagine the good karma that soul acquired to be experiencing life this time as that baby kitten," one user said.
Cat's response to owner in morning delights internet: "Can't handle you"
"She's a mood. She's my mood. She's me," said one user on TikTok.
Mountain lions killed after string of Arizona pet deaths
After authorities euthanized the trio, they said that one mountain lion, also thought to be responsible for the pet deaths, is still at large.
Cat steals baby rocker from pregnant owner: "Thinks it's for him"
"Snow thinks all the new baby stuff is for him," the cat's owner told Newsweek. "His face says it all."
Cat owner issues warning as pet wakes up with "completely dead" tail
Experts have advised that cats with drooping tails need to be examined by a veterinarian.
Cat dad "standing guard" over mom and kittens delights internet
"This is probably one of the sweetest videos ever," said one commenter on the viral TikTok video.
CCTV captures heartwarming moment between a cop and family cat on porch
The caption reads: "With everything going on in the world here's a bitta joy to bring to ya day. Little guy was wanted for questioning for being so cuteee."
Cat mom shares sweet reason she's kept her pet's shed whiskers for 7 years
Dexter's owner, Laura Kay, told Newsweek that keeping these tiny treasures is "a testament to the significance of the human-animal bond."